Start Smart and Finish Strong at SMCC

Southern Maine Community College makes getting an education easier than ever with two campuses, online and offsite courses, and credit and non-credit offerings. Choose from over 40 degree programs in trade and technical, arts and sciences, business and information technology, health sciences and public safety. Experience hands-on learning from talented and connected faculty who work in their field. Start here and save thousands with among the lowest tuition and fees and New England. Then, finish strong by entering a high-wage job upon graduation or continuing your education through one of our numerous transfer agreements. Join our diverse and welcoming community and enjoy a comprehensive college experience with residence life, athletic teams, student activities, a beach and more. Come be a part of it all. Get started today!


Choose from trade oriented programs that lead to high-wage careers or liberal studies programs that transfer towards a 4-year degree. Learn More »


Programs and courses start throughout the year. You can apply today. Learn More »


Pay us a visit. Ask questions. See what we have to offer. You’ll be impressed. Learn More »


Maine’s community colleges offer the lowest tuition and fees in New England. For many of our students those costs are covered by grants and scholarships. Learn More »

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